Tahoma junior Josh Leonard throws a pitch to Kentlake senior Kyle Combs Wednesday at the new Tahoma High School. The Falcons won 7-3. SARAH BRENDEN, The Reporter

Tahoma junior Josh Leonard throws a pitch to Kentlake senior Kyle Combs Wednesday at the new Tahoma High School. The Falcons won 7-3. SARAH BRENDEN, The Reporter

Kentlake sweeps Tahoma in two-game series | Photo Gallery

The Kentlake Falcons baseball team is pulling away in the No. 1 spot in the North Puget Sound League 4A Cascade division.

The Falcons are 10-2 in league play and 10-4 overall.

Kentlake faced the No. 3 Tahoma Bears (7-5, 10-6) in a two game series this week. The Falcons won both games.

Tuesday Kentlake won 8-1 and Wednesday 7-3.

The wins against Tahoma snapped a two game losing streak for the Falcons.

Up next is a non league away game at 4 p.m. at Auburn High School.

Tahoma

The Bears are now on a three game losing streak that began April 12 against the No. 2 Kennedy Catholic, 7-3.

Tahoma’s scheduled game against Todd Beamer Friday has been postponed until a later date.

Next up is a two game series against the Kentridge Chargers.

Game one is set for 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 26 at Kentridge.

Kentwood

The Conquerors haven’t played a game since April 12 when it beat Kentlake 4-0.

Kentwood is sitting in the No. 4 spot behind Tahoma with a 6-3, 8-4.

The Conks next scheduled game is 4 p.m. April 21 against Kentridge at home.


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Kentlake junior Jordon Wright throws a pitch during Wednesday’s game to a Tahoma batter.

Kentlake junior Jordon Wright throws a pitch during Wednesday’s game to a Tahoma batter.

Tahoma junior Adam Paganelli looks on during Wednesday’s game against Kentlake.

Tahoma junior Adam Paganelli looks on during Wednesday’s game against Kentlake.

Tahoma senior Connor Kiffer lays down a bunt Wednesday along the third baseline.

Tahoma senior Connor Kiffer lays down a bunt Wednesday along the third baseline.

Tahoma freshman Cameron Green looks on as Kentlake junior Jordon Wright releases the ball Wednesday.

Tahoma freshman Cameron Green looks on as Kentlake junior Jordon Wright releases the ball Wednesday.

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